forþ

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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *furþa-, from Proto-Indo-European *pr̥to-. Cognate with Old Saxon forth, Dutch voort. Extra-Germanic cognates include Albanian mbroth (go forward, advance).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

forþ

  1. forwards, onward; forth

Preposition[edit]

forþ

  1. forward to, up to

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